NPR’s Weekend Edition tweeted recently about something in the works with Natacha Atlas, which sent me to my CDs. Alex sent me the link to Mon Amie La Rose, and I found a wealth of other video clips, including Bellydance (live in Copenhagen, 26.08.2006):
Encore: The last word in Eye of the Duck — “Anything else, dear?” — cracks me up every time. Feen keeps the dance beat. Slow it down to a retro, Tom Jones in the Maghreb feel with Il Put A Spell On You. then take it out with the Master Musicians of Jajouka.
Café Mouffe opens evry Friday ’round 3 p.m. Please drop by for a listen and a chat. Sometimes the embedded videos don’t work here due to bandwidth constraints, but you’ll always find links to video sources in the notes. Try them. If you’re curious about the Mouffe, here’s the original idea behind it’s creation.